Biofunctionalization of Polymers and their Applications

  • Gibson Stephen Nyanhongo
  • Walter Steiner
  • Georg Gübitz

Part of the Advances in Biochemical Engineering / Biotechnology book series (ABE, volume 125)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Gibson S. Nyanhongo, Tukayi Kudanga, Endry Nugroho Prasetyo, Georg M. Gübitz
    Pages 47-68
  3. Bahar Yeniad, Hemantkumar Naik, Andreas Heise
    Pages 69-95
  4. Wolfgang Zimmermann, Susan Billig
    Pages 97-120
  5. Rita Araújo, Margarida Fernandes, Artur Cavaco-Paulo, Andreia Gomes
    Pages 121-143
  6. José Carlos Rodríguez-Cabello, María Pierna, Alicia Fernández-Colino, Carmen García-Arévalo, Francisco Javier Arias
    Pages 145-179
  7. Piergiorgio Gentile, Valeria Chiono, Chiara Tonda-Turo, Susanna Sartori, Gianluca Ciardelli
    Pages 181-205
  8. Rasmus I. Jølck, Lise N. Feldborg, Simon Andersen, S. Moein Moghimi, Thomas L. Andresen
    Pages 251-280
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 283-288

About this book

Introduction

Chitin, Chitosan and Derivatives for Wound Healing and Tissue Engineering, by Antonio Francesko and Tzanko Tzanov; *Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) and their Applications, by Guo-Qiang Chen; *Enzymatic Polymer Functionalisation: Advances in Laccase and Peroxidase Derived Lignocellulose Functional
Polymers, by Gibson S. Nyanhongo, Tukayi Kudanga, Endry Nugroho Prasetyo and Georg M. Guebitz; *Lipases in Polymer Chemistry, by Bahar Yeniad, Hemantkumar Naik and Andreas Heise; *Enzymes for the Biofunctionalization of Poly(Ethylene Terephthalate), by Wolfgang Zimmermann and Susan Billig; *Biology of Human Hair: Know Your Hair to Control It, by Rita Araújo, Margarida Fernandes, Artur Cavaco-Paulo and Andreia Gomes; *Recombinamers: Combining Molecular Complexity with Diverse Bioactivities for Advanced Biomedical and
Biotechnological Applications, by José Carlos Rodríguez-Cabello, María Pierna, Alicia Fernández-Colino, Carmen García-Arévalo and Francisco Javier Arias; *Biomimetic Materials for Medical Application Through Enzymatic Modification, by Piergiorgio Gentile, Valeria Chiono, Chiara Tonda-Turo, Susanna Sartori and Gianluca Ciardelli; *Supramolecular Polymers Based on Cyclodextrins for Drug and Gene Carrier Delivery, by Jia Jing Li, Feng Zhao and Jun Li; *Engineering Liposomes and Nanoparticles for Biological Targeting, by Rasmus I. Jølck, Lise N. Feldborg, Simon Andersen, S. Moein Moghimi and Thomas L. Andresen 

 

Keywords

Biofunctionalization of Polymers Biology of Human Hair Biomimetic Materials Chitin, Chitosan and Derivatives Cyclodextrins for Drug Delivery Engineering Liposomes Enzymatic Polymer Functionalisation Enzymes for the Biofunctionalization Lignocellulose Functional Polymers Lipases in Polymer Chemistry Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) Tissue Engineering Wound Healing

Editors and affiliations

  • Gibson Stephen Nyanhongo
    • 1
  • Walter Steiner
    • 2
  • Georg Gübitz
    • 3
  1. 1.Technical University GrazInstitut für UmweltbiotechnologieGrazAustria
  2. 2.Technical University GrazInstitut für Biotechnologie und BioprozeGrazAustria
  3. 3.Technical University GrazInstitut für UmweltbiotechnologieGrazAustria

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-21949-8
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-21948-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-21949-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0724-6145
  • Series Online ISSN 1616-8542
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